2015-16 Women's Golf News

July 6, 2016
Moliner, Nyqvist Named Women’s Collegiate Golf All-American Scholars
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. – The Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-American Scholars were announced on Tuesday morning with a total of 828 women’s collegiate golfers recognized with the prestigious honor. Augusta University freshman Cecilia Diez Moliner and junior Josefine Nyqvist made the list for the Jaguars.

May 7, 2016
Jaguars Take 13th At NCAA Baton Rouge Regional
BATON ROUGE, La. – The Augusta University women's golf team finished in 13th place out of 18 teams at the NCAA Baton Rouge Regional on Saturday afternoon at The University Club.

May 6, 2016
Jaguars Drop 10 Strokes At NCAA Baton Rouge Regional To Sit 12th
BATON ROUGE, La. – The Augusta Jaguars improved by 10 shots in round two at the NCAA Baton Rouge Regional and turned in a 301 (+36) to climb to 12th on Friday afternoon at The University Club.

May 5, 2016
Augusta Opens NCAA Baton Rouge Regional In 13th
BATON ROUGE, La. – The No. 44 nationally-ranked Augusta Jaguars made their sixth appearance in the NCAA Golf Championships on Thursday at the NCAA Baton Rouge Regional and sit in 13th place at 23-over par after round one on Thursday afternoon.

May 5, 2016
Women’s Golf Team Meet & Greet May 12 At West Lake Country Club
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women’s golf team will host a team meet and greet on Thursday, May 12 at West Lake Country Club beginning at 2:00 p.m.

May 4, 2016
Augusta Headed To Baton Rouge Regional In Their Sixth NCAA Postseason Bid
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta Jaguars women's golf team earned their sixth all-time bid to compete in NCAA Regional action and will travel to the Baton Rouge Regional in Baton Rouge, La., from May 5-7 to play for an invitation to the NCAA Championship. The regional will be played at the University Club Course.

April 17, 2016
Jags Shoot Their Best Round To Finish Eighth At Lady Buckeye Invitational
COLUMBUS, Ohio – The No. 30 nationally ranked Augusta Jaguars finished in eighth place out of 12 teams at the Lady Buckeye Invitational on Sunday afternoon after firing a 298 (+10) for their best round of the tournament.

April 16, 2016
Augusta Earns Eighth After 36 Holes To Open Lady Buckeye Invitational
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Lady Buckeye Spring Invitational, hosted by Ohio State University, kicked off with the opening 36 holes of play on Saturday and the Augusta Jaguars sit in eighth place out of 12 teams at The Ohio State University Golf Club.

April 3, 2016
Caballer-Hernani Snags Second At Clemson Invitational, Jags Take Eighth
SUNSET, S.C. – The Augusta Jaguars dropped 16 strokes from round two and finished 21-over par to take eighth in the 14-team field at the first ever Clemson Invitational at The Reserve at Lake Keowee in Sunset, S.C. Junior Teresa Caballer-Hernani tied for second overall in the 79-player field.

April 2, 2016
Augusta Moves To 10th After 36 Holes At Clemson Invitational
SUNSET, S.C. – The Augusta University women’s golf team shot 17-over par on Saturday afternoon in a windy and wet round two at the Clemson Invitational to move to 10th at the Reserve at Lake Keowee in Sunset, S.C. Round three concludes the tournament on Sunday, April 3.

April 1, 2016
Jags Five Strokes Off The Lead To Open Clemson Invitational
SUNSET, S.C. – The Augusta Jaguars shot one-over par to open the first ever Clemson Invitational women’s golf tournament on Friday afternoon and are tied for sixth with Oklahoma and Vanderbilt at the Reserve at Lake Keowee in Sunset, S.C.

March 29, 2016
Nyqvist Ties For First As Augusta Secures Second At Henssler Financial Intercollegiate
KENNESAW, Ga. – The Augusta Jaguars secured their seventh top-10 finish in their seventh event of the year with a second-place showing at the Henssler Financial Intercollegiate at Pinetree Country Club on Tuesday. Jags junior Josefine Nyqvist tied for first place at five-over par to pace the team.

March 28, 2016
Augusta In Second After 36 Holes At Henssler Financial Intercollegiate
KENNESAW, Ga. – The Augusta Jaguars are tied for second place with Illinois after 36 holes of play to open the Henssler Financial Intercollegiate at Pinetree Country Club on Monday afternoon.

March 24, 2016
32nd Annual Lauderdale Golf Tournament April 17 At Forest Hills Golf Club
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Join Augusta University on Friday, April 15 for the 32nd-annual Lauderdale Golf Tournament at Forest Hills Golf Club. Spend the day on the links supporting the elite men’s and women’s golf programs at Augusta University as well as scholarship and academic support programs.

March 13, 2016
Jaguars Claim Title At 3M Augusta Invitational
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta Jaguar’s women’s golf team won their home event in the 11th-annual 3M Augusta Invitational, besting the 16-team field at three-under par to win by 10 strokes at Forest Hills Golf Club on Saturday. Teams played 36 holes in a shotgun format for the final two rounds and the Jags shot eight under in round three.

March 10, 2016
Haigwood Tied For First To Open 3M Augusta Invitational, Jags Tied For Fourth
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Hosting the ninth annual 3M Augusta Invitational, the Augusta Jaguars women’s golf team welcomed a 16 team field and sit tied for fourth after round one at Forest Hills Golf Club. The Jaguars shot 298 (+10) as a team and are eight shots behind No. 33 Furman in first place.

March 8, 2016
Women’s Golf Hosts Ninth Annual 3M Augusta Invitational
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta Jaguars women’s golf team welcomes 15 teams for the ninth annual 3M Augusta Invitational March 11-13 at Forest Hills Golf Club in Augusta, Ga.

February 16, 2016
Augusta Climbs Three Spots To Take Seventh At Lady Puerto Rico Classic
RIO GRANDE, Puerto Rico – The Augusta Jaguars matched their low round of the event and improved three places to finish tied for seventh at the Lady Puerto Rico Classic on the Rio Mar Country Club River Course Tuesday afternoon.

February 15, 2016
Jags In 10th After 36 Holes In Puerto Rico
RIO GRANDE, Puerto Rico – The Augusta Jaguars head into the third and final round of the Lady Puerto Rico Classic in 10th place after shooting a 299 (+11) in round two on Monday afternoon.

February 13, 2016
Augusta Opens In Ninth To Start Event In Puerto Rico
RIO GRANDE, Puerto Rico – The Augusta Jaguars opened play at the 2016 Lady Puerto Rico Classic on the Rio Mar Country Club and are in ninth place after the first outing of 18 holes on Sunday afternoon.

February 9, 2016
Augusta Cards Ninth Place At UCF Challenge
ORLANDO, Fla. – The Augusta Jaguars finished ninth at the 2016 UCF Challenge in the 18-team field at Eagle Creek Golf Club on Tuesday afternoon.

February 8, 2016
Jags Sit Seventh After 36 Holes At UCF Challenge
ORLANDO, Fla. – The Augusta Jaguars competed in round two of the UCF Challenge on Monday and shaved five strokes from their overall team score to sit in seventh place 21-over par. Junior Josefine Nyqvist carded the low round of her career with a 68 (-4) and is in third place overall at Eagle Creek Golf Club.

February 7, 2016
Augusta Six Strokes Off Lead In A Tie For Third At UCF Challenge
ORLANDO, Fla. – The Augusta Jaguars are six shots off the lead in a tie for third at the UCF Challenge after shooting a 13-over 301 on Sunday in first round action at Eagle Creek Golf Club.

February 3, 2016
Augusta Women’s Golf Starts 2016 Season At UCF Challenge Feb. 7-9
ORLANDO, Fla. – The Augusta University women’s golf team starts their 2016 campaign at the UCF Challenge in Orlando, Fla., from Feb. 7-9 at the Eagle Creek Golf Club.

January 27, 2016
Augusta Golf Adds Alumnus Mitch Krywulycz As Assistant Coach
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men's and women's golf programs named former Jaguar from 2007-2011 and back-to-back National Champion Mitch Krywulycz as the new assistant coach. Krywulycz will assist both the men's and women's programs.

November 23, 2015
Augusta Women’s Golf Signs Two For 2016-17
AUGUSTA, Ga. – In the National Letter of Intent (NLI) early signing period, the Augusta University women’s golf team gained incoming freshmen Linda Lundqvist from Sweden and Charlotte Alran from Switzerland for the 2016-17 season.

November 10, 2015
Augusta University Golf Set For Jaguar Golf Scramble
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men's and women's golf teams and The Birdie Club will host the 2015 Jaguar Golf Scramble at Forest Hills Golf Club this Friday, Nov. 13.

October 27, 2015
Jags Improve Eight Spots, Finish Fourth At Palmetto Intercollegiate
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. - The Augusta University women’s golf team sat in 12th place after 18 holes of play at the 2015 Palmetto Intercollegiate, but the Jaguars shaved 11 strokes from their team score on Tuesday and finished in fourth place out of 20 teams

October 26, 2015
Augusta Ascends The Leaderboard At Palmetto Intercollegiate
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – In the field of 20, the Augusta University women’s golf team ascended the leaderboard from 12th to seventh after 36 holes of play in the Palmetto Intercollegiate at the Kiawah Island Golf Resort Monday afternoon.

October 25, 2015
Augusta 12th Of 20 At Palmetto Intercollegiate
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – The Augusta University women’s golf team returned to play after a five-week hiatus and the Jaguars sit in 12th place at the 2015 Palmetto Intercollegiate at the Kiawah Island Golf Resort on the Turtle Point Golf Course Sunday afternoon.

October 23, 2015
Women’s Golf Plays In Last Fall Event At Palmetto Intercollegiate Oct. 25-27
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – After a five-week break, Augusta University women’s golf will return to the course to Oct. 25-27 to conclude fall play at the 2015 Palmetto Intercollegiate at the Kiawah Island Golf Resort on the Turtle Point Golf Course.

September 23, 2015
Women’s Golf Cards Ninth At Mason Rudolph Championship
FRANKLIN, Tenn. – The Jaguar women’s golf team finished in ninth place out of 17 teams in the three-round event at the Mason Rudolph Championship on the Vanderbilt Legends Club on Sunday afternoon.

September 18, 2015
Jags Start Mason Rudolph Championship In Ninth
FRANKLIN Tenn. – The GRU Augusta women’s golf team commenced their first three-day event of the 2015-16 season on Friday at the Mason Rudolph Championship at the Vanderbilt Legends Club and the Jaguars sit in ninth place out of 17 teams at six over par.

September 15, 2015
Nyqvist Finishes Eighth, Jags Tie For Seventh At Minnesota Invitational
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – The GRU Augusta women’s golf team finished in a tie for seventh place with Colorado at 40-over par in their first event of the new season at the Minnesota Invitational at the Minikahda Club on Tuesday afternoon.

September 14, 2015
GRU Augusta Sits Tied For Seventh At Minnesota Invite To Start Season
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – The GRU Augusta women’s golf team teed off for the first time in 2015 at the Minnesota Invitational on the Minikahda Club course in Minneapolis Minn., and the Jaguars are tied for seventh with Colorado in the 12-team field at 25-over par after 36 holes.

September 10, 2015
GRU Augusta Golf Releases 2015-16 Online Media Guides
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta women’s and men’s golf teams unveiled their 2015-16 online media guide and fans can view it on jaguarsroar.com – the official website for Jaguar Athletics.

August 14, 2015
Women's Golf Announces 2015-16 Schedule
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta women's golf team released their 2015-16 schedule on Friday afternoon. The Jaguars slate features three fall events and six regular-season spring events – including the 3M Jaguar Intercollegiate, hosted by GRU Augusta at Forest Hills Golf Club in Augusta, Ga.

August 5, 2015
Caroline Hegg To Head GRU Augusta Women’s Golf
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Caroline Hegg was named head women’s golf coach at Georgia Regents University on Tuesday, Aug. 4 during an 11:00 a.m. press conference at the J. Fleming Norvell Golf House.

August 5, 2015
Knebel & Nyqvist Named All-American Scholars By Women’s Golf Coaches Association
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. - The Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-American Scholars were announced on July 6 with a total of 761 women’s collegiate golfers recognized and freshman Sonya Knebel and sophomore Josefine Nyqvist represented the GRU Augusta women’s golf team.

August 5, 2015
Teresa Caballer Hernani Qualifies For U.S. Women’s Amateur
AUGUSTA, Ga. – GRU Augusta junior Teresa Caballer Hernani qualified for the U.S. Women's Amateur after finshing the sectional qualifier on July 20 at Laurel Springs Golf Club in Suwannee, Ga.

June 22, 2015
Kory Henkes Hired As Head Coach Of Ole Miss Women's Golf
AUGUSTA, Ga. – GRU Augusta women's golf head coach Kory Henkes has accepted the head coaching job at the University of Mississippi and will begin her coaching duties at Ole Miss for the 2015-16 season.